Under the supervision of Jason Pierce, Production Manager, Mears will be responsible for conducting employee coaching and development to ensure effective relations throughout operations. He will play a key role in communicating to internal production, maintenance, technical and quality teams when related to production changes or downtime issues. Mears will also work to balance quality, productivity, cost, safety and morale to achieve results in all areas.
Mears joined LMI Custom Mixing in August of 2009 as a Quality Technician. After spending extensive time in this role, Mears became a Line Champion, where he assisted the team leader and became qualified on every piece of equipment. He soon moved into the position of 3rd Shift Team Leader, where he continued to learn and grow with the company. Mears was born and raised in Newark, Ohio and received his high school education from West Muskingum. After high school, Mears enlisted in the Navy, where he spent four years as a mechanic at a helicopter squadron. Mears currently resides in Zanesville, Ohio. Outside of work, Mears has a passion for fitness and nutrition.
About LMI Custom Mixing:
LMI Custom Mixing was established in 1998 through the partnership of Lauren International and Meteor Gummiwerke. Today LMI produces the finest quality custom polymer mixes at its state-of-the-art custom mixing facility in Cambridge, Ohio. LMI is dedicated to delivering tightly-controlled polymer compounds that meet even the toughest specifications, batch after batch. LMI Custom Mixing is equipped with two completely integrated intermesh mixing lines inside a 50,000 ft2 climate controlled facility. Plant capacity is 35 million pounds annually, with expansion capabilities of over 50 million pounds. To learn more about our material diversity, batch-to-batch consistency, bar coding, temperature controlled environment and more, contact us at 740-435-0444 or visit www.lmimix.com.